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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/304294
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Urinary Incontinence and Quality of Life Among Married Women
Author(s):
Ozdemir, Kevser; Unsal, Alaettin; Sahin, Sevil; Özerdogan, Nebahat
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Author Details:
Kevser Ozdemir, MSc, kevserozdemir@sakarya.edu.tr; Alaettin Unsal, MD; Sevil Sahin, PhD; Nebahat Özerdogan, PhD;
Abstract:

Poster presented on: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Monday, July 22, 2013

Purpose: To identify urinary in continence (UI) among married women, evaluate the relationship between UI and quality of life

Methods: The study is a cross-secti onal research conducted among married women 20-49 age, Who apply between November 2011 -May 2012 at three family health center in Sakarya. The study group consisted of 1161 women. The questionnaire form which was prepared in parallel to the objectives of the study was filled by the women during a face to face interview. The presence of urinary in continence, the type and severity was evaluated according to the criteria put forth by the International Continence Association. SF- 36 scale was used in evaluating the quality of life. The data was analyzed using chi-square, Student-t test, one way analysis of variance. Statistical significance was accepted to be as p<0.05.

Results: The mean age of patients was 37.15±7.53 and urinary incontinence symptoms were determined in 71.5% (n=830)  of the patients. Among a total of 830 patients, mixed type (%60.4), urge type (%33.9) and stress type (5.8%) were the most common types of urinary incontinence. Among women who suffer from UI, the points in all sections without general health perception and social functioning of the SF-36 scale, were lower than women who did not suffer from UI. (for every sec ti on; p< 0.05). As the severity of UI in creased, the average points obtained in the general health perception and mental health sections lowered (for every sec ti on; p< 0.05).

 Conclusion: UI is a common problem among women and effect the quality of life and sexual li fe.The studies are should be conducted to determine the UI women who with chronic disease in the menopausal period, more than the number of births and older.

Keywords:
quality of life; Female; urinary incontinence
Repository Posting Date:
22-Oct-2013
Date of Publication:
22-Oct-2013
Conference Date:
2013
Conference Name:
24th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Prague, Czech Republic
Description:
24th International Nursing Research Congress Theme: Bridge the Gap Between Research and Practice Through Collaboration. Held at the Hilton Prague Hotel.
Note:
This is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission.

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dc.language.isoen_USen_GB
dc.type.categoryAbstracten_GB
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleUrinary Incontinence and Quality of Life Among Married Womenen_GB
dc.contributor.authorOzdemir, Kevseren_GB
dc.contributor.authorUnsal, Alaettinen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSahin, Sevilen_GB
dc.contributor.authorÖzerdogan, Nebahaten_GB
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen_GB
dc.author.detailsKevser Ozdemir, MSc, kevserozdemir@sakarya.edu.tr; Alaettin Unsal, MD; Sevil Sahin, PhD; Nebahat Özerdogan, PhD;en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/304294-
dc.description.abstract<p>Poster presented on: Tuesday, July 23, 2013, Monday, July 22, 2013</p><b>Purpose: </b>To identify urinary in continence (UI) among married women, evaluate the relationship between UI and quality of life <p><b>Methods: </b>The study is a cross-secti onal research conducted among married women 20-49 age, Who apply between November 2011 -May 2012 at three family health center in Sakarya. The study group consisted of 1161 women. The questionnaire form which was prepared in parallel to the objectives of the study was filled by the women during a face to face interview. The presence of urinary in continence, the type and severity was evaluated according to the criteria put forth by the International Continence Association. SF- 36 scale was used in evaluating the quality of life. The data was analyzed using chi-square, Student-t test, one way analysis of variance. Statistical significance was accepted to be as p<0.05. <p><b>Results: </b>The mean age of patients was 37.15±7.53 and urinary incontinence symptoms were determined in 71.5% (n=830)  of the patients. Among a total of 830 patients, mixed type (%60.4), urge type (%33.9) and stress type (5.8%) were the most common types of urinary incontinence. Among women who suffer from UI, the points in all sections without general health perception and social functioning of the SF-36 scale, were lower than women who did not suffer from UI. (for every sec ti on; p< 0.05). As the severity of UI in creased, the average points obtained in the general health perception and mental health sections lowered (for every sec ti on; p< 0.05). <p> <b>Conclusion: </b>UI is a common problem among women and effect the quality of life and sexual li fe.The studies are should be conducted to determine the UI women who with chronic disease in the menopausal period, more than the number of births and older.en_GB
dc.subjectquality of lifeen_GB
dc.subjectFemaleen_GB
dc.subjecturinary incontinenceen_GB
dc.date.available2013-10-22T20:33:01Z-
dc.date.issued2013-10-22-
dc.date.accessioned2013-10-22T20:33:01Z-
dc.conference.date2013en_GB
dc.conference.name24th International Nursing Research Congressen_GB
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen_GB
dc.conference.locationPrague, Czech Republicen_GB
dc.description24th International Nursing Research Congress Theme: Bridge the Gap Between Research and Practice Through Collaboration. Held at the Hilton Prague Hotel.en_GB
dc.description.noteThis is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission.en_GB
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